On a personal note, my wife and I have finally survived all the white water rafting adventures in Cagayan de Oro, Davao, Tuguegarao, and Kalinga! Top Meal Food Haus specializes on Bicol favorites like the Pork Binagoongan and Bicol Express.
If you like Som's Thai restaurant in Makati, check out Top Meals Food House within its Makati neighborhood (at the back of Rockwell).
There are 5 small tables inside and 2 small tables outside that can sit 2-3 people.
It is a fusion of Batil-Patong and Pancit Cabagan pansit.
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Gretchen's Special (P40) is a slight variation of the standard Batil-Patong.
The toppings are lechon carahay, chicken, mixed vegetables, egg on top and an option to have liver on top for additional P10.
You can specify if you want your food to be really (chili) hot like how they enjoy it in Bicol.
The serving plates are small (in proportion with the small tables) but its flavor is enough to compensate for its size.
(P59) The Halo-Halo was a bit different because it had a slimy texture because of the Ube made with gata.
In Tiwi Halo-Halo tradition, it was served with cheese sprinkled on top. This one is a matter of preference -- I like it because it has its own character, while my wife hates it because it was slimy.
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